Glenn was recently interivewed by Tommy “Hashman” Hash of Ytsejam.com.
“My Music before I joined Deep Purple, all those years ago, when I was a young lad, a teenager, I was very much influenced by Black American music like Steve Wonder, Marvin Gaye, and Wilson Picket – all the great soul singers, it was inherently born into me,” begins Hughes on his influence into the recent musical excursions into R&B territories…
You can read the entire interview here:
Glenn will be a special guest of Funk/Rock/R&B band, MONKEY BUSINESS on WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 10th, 2008 in Prague, Czech Republic. The gig will take place at the venue, LUCERNA.
Just so it’s clear:
this is NOT a Glenn show, rather he is a special guest and will perform just a couple of songs with the band.
Be sure and visit the “Picture Gallery” section on the web site, to view a live version of “Love Communion” as performed by Glenn and his band at the CITY CIRCUS in NOVOSIBIRSK, RUSSIA on MONDAY, OCTOBER 13th, 2008.
Glenn has just left us all a brand new musical video message shot on the road in Russia!
You can now watch a new video message from Glenn:
In promotion of the upcoming USA release of F U N K (Tuesday, October 7th), Glenn was interviewed today by Pete Lindblad of Goldmine Radio. You can hear it now by listening to their Podcast that was released earlier today.
Runtime is just over 30 minutes:
GLENN will be taking a slight detour after the current run of Spanish shows…to the Czech Republic, where he will do a session with local FUNK band, MONKEY BUSINESS (http://www.monkeybusiness.cz). You may remember he recorded 2 songs (“Weekend Warrior” and “Silence“) with them for their 2005 release, “Kiss Me On My Ego“.
Meantime, be sure and checkout a bunch of new pictures from all over the world, plus some rare & unique movie clips over in the TOUR PIX section of the GLENNHUGHES.COM website:
If you prefer YouTube, you can watch some fan filmed footage of Glenn’s recent appearances in his home town of Wolverhampton, England, during a rare acoustic performance, plus one from his current tour of Spain!
“Coast To Coast” – Wolverhampton
“Mistreated” (snippet) – Barcelona, Spain
You can read some excellent reviews of these very special gigs here:
For those of you in Finland and Latvia, if you thinking of going to Glenn’s live debut gig in nearby Tallinn, Estonia on Saturday, November 1st; you can now buy tickets locally in your home country!
And if your based in Estonia, be sure and visit the venue and ticket sites to grab a few tickets right now!
Glenn has been winding his way across the USA the past 2 weeks with the Rock’n’Roll Fantasy Camp tour and has been featured on some of the nation’s TV morning news programmes, such as Nashville’s WSMV Channel 4 – you can watch their feature at this link and view some pix from the gig here:
In addition, the guys in the various bands, put together some homebrewed videos while out on the road, featuring Glenn, of course!